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This week's most-played adult alternative songs, ranked by radio airplay detections on adult alternative-formatted stations, as measured by Nielsen Music.

ADULT ALTERNATIVE SONGS

The week of
2
LAST WEEK
16
WEEKS ON CHART
Team
Songwriter(s)
E.M.L.Yelich-O'Connor, J.Little
Producer(s)
J.Little
Imprint/Promotion Label
Republic | Lava
Gains in performance

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1
Lorde Team Billboard Triple A Songs
Team
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.M.L.Yelich-O'Connor, J.Little
Producer(s):
J.Little
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Lava
2
Bastille Pompeii Billboard Triple A Songs
Pompeii
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Smith
Producer(s):
M.Crew, D.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
3
Passenger Let Her Go Billboard Triple A Songs
Let Her Go
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.D.Rosenberg
Producer(s):
C.Vallejo, M.D.Rosenberg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Black Crow/Nettwerk
4
OneRepublic Counting Stars Billboard Triple A Songs
Counting Stars
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.B.Tedder
Producer(s):
R.B.Tedder, N.Zancanella
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Mosley
5
Cage The Elephant Come A Little Closer Billboard Triple A Songs
Come A Little Closer
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Cage The Elephant
Producer(s):
J.Joyce
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | DSP
6
The Fray Love Don't Die Billboard Triple A Songs
Love Don't Die
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
The Fray, R.B.Tedder
Producer(s):
S.Price, R.B.Tedder
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
7
U2 Ordinary Love Billboard Triple A Songs
Ordinary Love
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Bono, The Edge, A.Clayton, L.Mullen, Jr., B.Burton
Producer(s):
Danger Mouse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Island
8
Pearl Jam Sirens Billboard Triple A Songs
Sirens
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.McCready, E.Vedder
Producer(s):
B.O'Brien
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Monkeywrench
9
The 1975 Chocolate Billboard Triple A Songs
Chocolate
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Daniel, M.Healy, A.Hann, R.S.MacDonald
Producer(s):
M.Crossey, The 1975
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Dirty Hit/Vagrant
10
Broken Bells Holding On For Life Billboard Triple A Songs
Holding On For Life
10  Last
10  Peak
11  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Mercer, B.Burton
Producer(s):
Danger Mouse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Aural Apothecary
11
American Authors Best Day Of My Life Billboard Triple A Songs
Best Day Of My Life
11  Last
11  Peak
12  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Z.Barnett, J.A..Shelley, D.Rublin, M.Sanchez, M.Goodman, S.Accetta
Producer(s):
Shep Goodman, A.Accetta
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Dirty Canvas/Island
12
Imagine Dragons On Top Of The World Billboard Triple A Songs
On Top Of The World
13  Last
12  Peak
10  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Reynolds, W.Sermon, B.McKee, A.Grant
Producer(s):
Alex Da Kid, Imagine Dragons
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | KIDinaKORNER
13
Vance Joy Riptide Billboard Triple A Songs
Riptide
15  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Vance Joy
Producer(s):
J.Castle, J.Keogh, E.White
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | F-Stop
14
Frank Turner The Way I Tend To Be Billboard Triple A Songs
The Way I Tend To Be
14  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Xtra Mile/Epitaph/Polydor
15
Bruce Springsteen High Hopes Billboard Triple A Songs
High Hopes
17  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.S.McConnell
Producer(s):
R.Aniello, B.Springsteen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
16
Fitz And The Tantrums The Walker Billboard Triple A Songs
The Walker
21  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Fitz, J.Karnes, J.M.King, J.Ruzumna, N.Scaggs, J.M.Wicks
Producer(s):
T.Hoffer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | dangerbird/Elektra
17
Foster The People Coming Of Age Billboard Triple A Songs
Coming Of Age
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.D.Foster, I.D.Innis, J.Fink, S.Cimino, P.Epworth
Producer(s):
P.Epworth
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
18
Kings Of Leon Temple Billboard Triple A Songs
Temple
19  Last
18  Peak
13  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Followill, N.Followill, J.Followill, M.Followill
Producer(s):
A.Petraglia
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
19
Avicii Hey Brother Billboard Triple A Songs
Hey Brother
20  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Bergling, A.Pournouri, V.Pontare, S.A.Fakir
Producer(s):
Avicii
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | PRMD/Island
20
Jack Johnson Radiate Billboard Triple A Songs
Radiate
18  Last
15  Peak
16  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Brushfire
21
Arctic Monkeys Do I Wanna Know? Billboard Triple A Songs
Do I Wanna Know?
25  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Turner
Producer(s):
J.Ford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
ADA | Domino
22
Arcade Fire Afterlife Billboard Triple A Songs
Afterlife
23  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Arcade Fire
Producer(s):
Arcade Fire, J.Murphy, M.Dravs, M.Lawson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Merge
23
Kopecky Family Band Are You Listening Billboard Triple A Songs
Are You Listening
22  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO | KFB
24
Lucius Turn It Around Billboard Triple A Songs
Turn It Around
30  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED | Mom + Pop
25
The Wild Feathers Got It Wrong Billboard Triple A Songs
Got It Wrong
29  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
26
Tired Pony All Things All At Once Billboard Triple A Songs
All Things All At Once
26  Last
24  Peak
14  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Heaneyville | All The Tired Horses
27
Serena Ryder What I Wouldn't Do Billboard Triple A Songs
What I Wouldn't Do
24  Last
24  Peak
11  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Ryder, J.Bettis
Producer(s):
SKINS
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Serenader Source
28
Paul McCartney Queenie Eye Billboard Triple A Songs
Queenie Eye
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | MPL/Hear
29
Of Monsters And Men Dirty Paws Billboard Triple A Songs
Dirty Paws
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.B.Hilmarsdottir, R.Thorhallsson
Producer(s):
Of Monsters And Men, A.Arnarsson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
30
Matt Nathanson Kinks Shirt Billboard Triple A Songs
Kinks Shirt
27  Last
19  Peak
13  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vanguard | Acrobat
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